Old Age Pension (OAP) - Ouray County Department of Social Services

177 Sherman Street

 
Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Old Age Pension (OAP) program provides financial and may provide health care assistance for low income Colorado residents who are 60 years or older. To apply for Old Age Pension, you must:

- be a Colorado resident
- apply in the county where you live.
- be able to prove citizenship in one of the following categories: born in the United States, a naturalized citizen, or a legal alien admitted into the United States.

The OAP program has three categories of assistance and all categories have age, income, and resource eligibility limits.

OAP-A includes Medicaid coverage. To be eligible for this program, you must be 65 and over and your income and resources must be under the current standard.

OAP-B includes the Old Age Pension Health Care Plan. To be eligible for this program, you must be between the ages of 60 and 64 and your income and resources must be under the current standard.

OAP-C is for age 60 or older individuals who are committed to the Colorado Mental health Institute or regional center by court order.
LocationOuray County
Geographical AreaOuray County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall or walk in for application or apply online at https://coloradopeak.secure.force.com

An interview is required
Intake RequirementsMust provide:
- Valid Photo ID
- Proof of Income
- Proof of Lawful Residency
- Other documentation as requested
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityTo be eligible for this program, you must be 60 and over, have an income under $788 and a countable resource limit of $2,000 for an individual or $3,000 for a couple.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Administration Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, closed on major holidays
Specific Hours: Services by appointment
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (970) 626-2299
Physical Site Address 1 177 Sherman Street
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 104
Physical Site City, State, Zip Ridgeway, CO 81432
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 530
Mailing City, State, Zip Ridgeway, CO 81432
Main Phone (970) 626-2299, Administration
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 or dial 711
Fax (970) 626-9911
Web Address http://ouraycountyco.gov/153/Social-Services
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Ouray County Department of Social Services
Affiliated Program: 177 Sherman Street
This Service: Old Age Pension (OAP) - Ouray County Department of Social Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: State Administered SSI Supplement Programs (NL-1000.2400-800)